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I·saac

 (ī′zək)
In the Bible, the son of Abraham who was offered as a sacrifice to God. The sacrifice was prevented at the last moment by divine intervention.

Isaac

(ˈaɪzək)
n
(Bible) an Old Testament patriarch, the son of Abraham and Sarah and father of Jacob and Esau (Genesis 17; 21–27)

I•saac

(ˈaɪ zək)

n.
a son of Abraham and Sarah, and father of Jacob. Gen. 21:1–4.
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Noun1.Isaac - (Old Testament) the second patriarchIsaac - (Old Testament) the second patriarch; son of Abraham and Sarah who was offered by Abraham as a sacrifice to God; father of Jacob and Esau
Old Testament - the collection of books comprising the sacred scripture of the Hebrews and recording their history as the chosen people; the first half of the Christian Bible
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[ˈaɪzək] NIsaac

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[ˈaɪzək] nIsacco
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LAHORE -- A Lahore High Court (LHC) division bench on Friday dismissed a petition against former finance minister Ishaq Dar's candidature for Senate polls.
Lahore High Court (LHC) has rejected plea seeking to cancel candidacy of former finance minister Ishaq Dar for contesting him in Senate elections.
Election Commission of Pakistan (ECP), on Monday, rejected former finance minister Ishaq Dar's nomination papers of the minister for the upcoming Senate elections.
ISLAMABAD -- Four prosecution witnesses have on Monday recorded their statements before the accountability court in assets beyond known sources of income reference against former Finance Minister Ishaq Dar.
As expected, the Accountability Court had declared Finance Minister Ishaq Dar as a proclaimed offender as he failed to appear before the court for legal proceeding against him after the National Accountability Bureau leveled charges that he had huge assets comparing his known sources of income.
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Prime Minister Harper had called that earlier decision, issued in February in the case of Toronto-area resident Zunera Ishaq, "unacceptable" and had appealed to defend his 2011 law.